Cloud Devops Engineer


Wayne, NJ

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 216 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

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We are looking for Cloud Devops Engineer for our client in Wayne, NJ

Job Title: Cloud Devops Engineer

Job Location: ?Wayne, NJ

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:


  • Build and lead the creation and automation of operational processes and procedures, and continuous process improvement
  • Ensures cloud infrastructure is properly patched, monitored, and maintained.
  • Work closely with the Infrastructure and Application leaders to improve both the ease of doing business, as well as reliability for the Infrastructure organizations internal clients.
  • Establishes credibility throughout the organization by being a proactive senior manager who understands the needs of each business and ensuring that all project and operational activities are directed towards meeting their goals and service levels.
  • Work closely with the Infrastructure engineering team and architecture team to help shape a clear technology lifecycle strategy for all infrastructure platforms.
  • Provide leadership in planning for the future infrastructure, proposing new directions and technologies. Participates in the setting of technical standards and drive migration efforts to the future technology infrastructure.
  • Actively participates in disaster recovery efforts, ensuring redundancy of all infrastructure platforms to mitigate major business losses in the event of disaster outages.


  • Bachelor?s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related field; or equivalent work experience
  • AWS or similar cloud certifications preferred but not required
  • 5+ years of professional hands on experience in building and maintaining with AWS, and/or similar cloud platforms in large enterprise infrastructure
  • Expert level knowledge of automation, configuration management and CI\CD tools including Ansible, Chef, Salt Stack, Puppet, Docker, Bit bucket,
  • Strong hands on technical experience in compute, network and storage services running on major OS (Windows, Linux/Unix)
  • Working knowledge of system deployment and configuration management tools (i.e. Squid, Puppet, Packer, Chef, Salt, etc.)
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Ruby, Python
  • Strong understanding of architecture patterns and operational characteristics of highly available and scalable applications on cloud platforms
  • Experience architecting and implementing CDN solutions
  • Understanding of API Security and Management and services
  • Understanding of DevOps concepts and Agile methodologies
  • Assertive, energetic, and results-driven leader who has the ability to succeed in a results-focused organization
  • Strong management and leadership skills.  
  • Deep understanding of what it is to be an internal service provider, one who listens attentively, and builds bridges rather than walls
  • Strong understanding of security and risk, especially as it relates to patch and configuration management, logging, alerting, monitoring and auditing including PCI standards
  • Proven track record with operational and availability monitoring and alerting using the ELK stack and APM monitoring tools, and integration of incident management and response tools such as Jira
  • Ability to work under pressure, balancing multiple tasks and priorities while maintaining the composure and resilience to relieve stress across the work group rather than adding to it
  • A proven track record of leading complex organizations to achieve success and overcome the resistance often encountered when delivering cultural and operational change Enterprise e-commerce and retail domain knowledge preferred